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Reising Submachine Gun - WWII

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Reising submachine gun

Reising Submachine Gun used by USN, USMC and US Coast Guard

The Reising was similar to the Thompson submachine gun, however, it fired from a closed bolt and was lighter. It was used by United States Navy, Marine Corps and the United States Coast Guard during WWII. Photo shows a United States Coast Guardsman with working dog and Reising SMG.